Houndbeare Barn

Located in Chudleigh, Devon

This impressive cottage rests in Trusham near Chudleigh, Devon and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Pet Friendly: 2


The Barn is a striking cottage resting in Trusham near Chudleigh, Devon. There are two double bedrooms and one twin in the property, sleeping a total of six guests. There is also a shower room and an open-plan living space with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Outside you will find ample off-road parking, a front patio and gravelled area with furniture and an enclosed side patio with furniture and hot tub. The Barn is a beautiful holiday home for a trip with family or friends to Devon.

Property Details

Edge of Dartmoor: Chudleigh 2.8 miles, Bovey Tracey 5.7 miles, Exeter city centre 9.1 miles. Resting in the idyllic village of Trusham, on the edge of Dartmoor and in easy reach of all of Chudleigh's amenities, you will find this charming property, Houndbeare Barn. Found in the grounds of the owner's home, in a pretty courtyard setting, with remarkable views of Dartmoor across the valley, there's no better choice for a scenic escape to Devon with friends or family. Park up right outside the property before entering in to discover a beautiful open-plan living space, offering contemporary decor and furnishings, this characterful cottage offers a fantastic social element for your week-long stay. Snuggle up into the plush cream leather corner sofa before the television, with a cinema projector for a family film night, or gather at the dining table with a good bottle of wine as you create a fun-filled itinerary for your trip, the table also magically converting into a pool/snooker table, perfect for providing entertainment when you're not out exploring. The kitchen offers all the essentials for a self-catered stay, with an electric fan oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine and a dishwasher, with plenty of preparation space for the whole group to assist in preparing a hearty meal too. Dine alfresco out on the front patio, or spend a special moment with your loved one in the hot tub as you gaze at the twinkling stars in the dark skies up ahead. Alternatively, explore the garden where you will find your own private lawn under an ancient oak tree complete with a swing and exceptional views across the valley. The ground floor hosts two bright and stylish bedrooms, one double and one twin with its own television, ideal for the children. Alternatively the twin beds can be zip-linked for adults, and being on the ground floor are also suitable for those less able - The family shower room is also on the ground floor, adjacent to the bedrooms. Up on the first floor lies the third and final double bedroom resting beneath the eaves of the roof, the beautiful skylights letting in an abundance of natural light making a lovely reading spot, complete with a sparkling en-suite shower room - This room is open plan and galleried to the double height living room but screened from view. The property is ideally located for a rural retreat, with a good host of amenities in easy reach; the village church can be found less than 50 metres away, while a short stroll down a green lane just outside of the property will bring you to the inviting village pub, The Cridford Inn, where you can enjoy a traditional 'pie and a pint' after a busy day exploring. There are numerous local walks of varying length which start from directly outside the property, through superb Devon countryside and Dartmoor is of course a walker’s paradise. Houndbeare Barn and Trusham are just two miles from the A38 devon expressway and whilst feeling totally rural you are ideally situated to explore Dartmoor and South Devon. Chudleigh lies within easy reach, an ancient wool town boasting rich history as well as a variety of pubs, cafes, restaurants and convenience stores to choose from. Venture into the Dartmoor National Park to find nearby attractions such as the beautiful Canonteign Falls and Becky Falls Ancient Woodland Park, with plenty of walking and cycling routes for all abilities, or choose to explore the coastal resorts of the English Riveria; Torquay, Paignton and Brixham which are just 16 miles away. Haldon Forest and Go Ape are less than 4 miles. The Teign Valley Golf Club less than 3 miles. The Roman City of Exeter less than 10 miles away with many attractions including the Cathedral, the Quay and museums as well as excellent shopping including individual artisan and designer shops. You may also choose to enjoy a day at the races at either Newton Abbot or Devon and Exeter Racecourses, both of which are within easy reach or a traditional day at the seaside towns of Dawlish and Teignmouth, just 12 miles away and with plenty of family-friendly attractions to keep all ages entertained. Houndbeare Barn makes a wonderful choice for a family escape to Devon, ideally situated in easy reach of many coastal and countryside delights.


Cot Available
High Chair
Hot Tub
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Washing machine


Area Details


Chudleigh is a pretty market town steeped in history dating back to the Saxon times. The area around the village has fantastic views and is often referred to as a "walkers paradise" Chudleigh is near to Dartmoor National Park and within 8 miles of Teignmouth beach. The village has a supermarket, a pharmacist and a few cafes and pubs. We have a great collection of Chudleigh self-catering cottages from which you can enjoy the area.

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